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11:04 am
Fri March 2, 2007

Montessori Week 3/1/07

Albany, NY – In the best of worlds, every child learns how to read, write, and count by the end of elementary school. But if you could send your child to any school in the country to learn these basic skills and more, where would they go?

Montessori schools are a unique option where children learn through curiosity, creativity, and imagination.

In honor of Montessori Week and the 100th anniversary of the Montessori method, Susan and Joe speak with two teachers who ascribe to this method

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The Roundtable
10:25 am
Wed February 28, 2007

Diversity in Higher Education - Intv. with Albany Law School Dean Thomas Guernsey 2/26/07

Albany, NY – We're joined by Albany Law School Dean Thomas Guernsey to discuss diversity in higher education.

The Roundtable
2:03 am
Wed February 28, 2007

Listener Essay: Slipping on Ice by Sue Rosenberg 2/28/07

Albany, NY – As this month's snow storm melts into our memories, the Northeast still finds itself buried under a sheet of ice. Today, essayist Sue Rosenberg gives us her advice on staying upright during these last slippery weeks of winter.


Sue Rosenberg is the editor of Skidmore College's alumni magazine. She lives in Saratoga Springs, NY.

The Roundtable
12:02 am
Wed February 28, 2007

Listener Essay: Dance Class Reunion by Barbara Redfield 2/28/07

Albany, NY – Ballroom dance classes are no longer a childhood staple, but that doesn't mean that those little white gloves have been laid to rest. Today, essayist Barbara Redfield tells us about her most recent dance school reunion, and some early morning guests who gave an unexpected kick-off to the weekend's festivities.

The Roundtable
9:52 am
Mon February 26, 2007

Congressional Corner with NY's Michael McNulty 2/26, 2/27, 2/28

Albany, NY – New York's Michael McNulty joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss the social security backlog, the war in Iraq, and his hopes for energy independence.

The Roundtable
8:29 am
Mon February 26, 2007

Joe Donahue's Interview with Frank Luntz

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue spoke with Frank Luntz about his new book - Words That Work: It's Not What You Say, It's What People Hear, published by Hyperion Press.

The Roundtable
3:00 am
Wed February 21, 2007

Rembrandt Meets Paris at the Hyde

Albany, NY – What do Rembrandt and Paris have in common? This Dutch master's etchings and a series of Parisian prints currently share the same room at the Hyde Collection in Glens Falls, New York. Joe and David speak with director Randall Suffolk and curator Erin Coe about this unlikely pair.

www.hydecollection.org

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The Roundtable
2:50 am
Wed February 21, 2007

Congressional Corner with CT's Chris Murphy 2/21, 2/22, 2/23

Albany, NY – Connecticut's Chris Murphy joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss his committee assignments, the role of lobbyists, and the war in Iraq.

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The Roundtable
2:41 am
Wed February 21, 2007

Mr. President Exhibit at the UAlabany Museum

Albany, NY – Watching television or looking through the paper, you may think that the only way to celebrate President's Week is to look for a new car or attend a matress sale.

We have another suggestion for you. How about attending the Mr. President exhibit at the University at Albany Art Museum. Joe Donahue and David Guistina speak with museum director Janet Riker and co-curator Corinna Ripps Schaming.

www.albany.edu/museum

The Roundtable
12:23 am
Tue February 20, 2007

Joe Donahue's interview with Kurt Vonnegut 2/20/07

Albany, NY – Kurt Vonnegut died at the age of 84 on April 11th, 2007. A few weeks prior to his death, Joe Donahue spoke with him about his new book of essays A Man Without a Country, published by Random House.

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